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Triip wins inaugural Tech in Asia Arena in Ho Chi Minh city

Of six startups, Triip made it out with the prize of the "most promising startup" from a batch of si...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • July 25, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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The new frontiers of Vietnam’s premier chat app: VNG’s Zalo

VNG has made millions off of its desktop gaming platform, but now it faces the challenge of transiti...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • July 21, 2014
  • at 3:35 pm

Awesome chart shows 50 countries with homegrown tech titans, but only 13 of those nations are in Asia

An interesting report from the Economist yesterday crunched data from the World Startup Report and l...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • July 9, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm

Why online booking is Vietnam’s next tech startup frontier

Vietnam's got three categories of startup growth: gaming, ecommerce, and mobile. But there's one new...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • July 9, 2014
  • at 5:30 pm
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Why did FPT just buy VNG’s dead ecommerce site for $500,000? [UPDATED]

Sendo, FPT's main ecommerce site, just acquired VNG's 123mua ecommerce site. These are Vietnam's two...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • July 9, 2014
  • at 1:20 pm
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Appota and mWork founders explain Vietnam’s mobile startup ecosystem (VIDEO)

Here's the video (with English subtitles) of our Meetup in Hanoi, Vietnam. It was our first time in ...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • June 25, 2014
  • at 11:51 am

Uber finally arrives in Vietnam, a country that needs a major logistics overhaul

Most people in Vietnam never thought it would happen, but it has: Uber has arrived in the country to...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • June 20, 2014
  • at 6:00 am

Bet against your Facebook friends on this year’s World Cup with the help of Sepp.com

If you’re like some of us at Tech In Asia, you’re staying up late into the night (or early morni...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • June 18, 2014
  • at 3:30 pm
Despite money in the bank and 500 Startups funding, Vietnam

500 Startups-funded Vietnamese mobile app developer Greengar shuts down to pursue new projects

In a surprise move, one of Vietnam’s most promising mobile app startups revealed that it will clos...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • June 13, 2014
  • at 5:25 pm
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Canadian founder of MySquar, Myanmar’s up and coming social network, claims she was ousted in ‘hostile takeover’

If you’ve been watching the startup space in Myanmar, you’ve probably heard of MySQUAR. It’s a...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • June 12, 2014
  • at 4:40 pm
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China gets key iOS 8 upgrades and QuickType love from Apple

Apple’s Tim Cook at WWDC today just announced that nearly half of China’s new iOS users swit...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • June 3, 2014
  • at 2:40 am

Sky Garden is VNG’s attempt to dominate mobile gaming in Vietnam

VNG is stepping up its mobile game by releasing Sky Garden, it's web game turned mobile. This plays ...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • May 13, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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The real reason why Facebook dominates Vietnam but Twitter could never make it

Here's a theory that will help you understand why Facebook dominates Vietnam while Twitter is basica...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • May 8, 2014
  • at 2:35 pm

Wing Up takes inspiration from Nintendo and Flappy Bird to make another addictive game from Vietnam

Wing Up is another addictive mobile game out of Hanoi, Vietnam. It's taken some inspiration from Fla...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • May 2, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm
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Vietnam’s ecommerce: if you’re offline, you go online and if you’re online, you go offline

2014 is seeing a new wave of ecommerce in Vietnam. Offline shops are going online and online sites a...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • April 30, 2014
  • at 12:00 pm

Bitcoin: disruptor of industries or ponzi scheme? (Startup Asia debate)

We're introducing a new fun debate format for Startup Asia Singapore 2014. We'll be chatting about t...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • April 29, 2014
  • at 4:40 pm
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Vietnam’s Dropbox is back from the dead with new investment, partners with telco Viettel

Kleii partners up with Viettel to revitalize its comatose cloud service. This bodes well for both st...

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  • April 28, 2014
  • at 7:05 pm

Vietnam is now Apple’s fastest growing market in the world

Vietnam is now Apple's fastest growing market in the world. Are they going to build an Apple Store h...

By Anh-Minh Do

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  • April 25, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm